Fall is a great time to pack a bag and roadtrip through Tennessee along its Discover Trails & Byways. As you explore the state's big cities and rural areas, you may want to find yourself in a cozy bed & breakfast where you can experience first-hand the authentic hospitality that permeates the state. You'll want to book your next fall getaway around these establishments next time you're traveling in Tennessee.
Hailed as Nashville's No. 1 Hotel on TripAdvisor, the Inn at Fontanel is a luxury boutique hotel with six suites connected by 2,700 sq. ft. of deck with patio furniture and a lush courtyard. You'll be met with King size beds, fireplaces, a common area for all guests and complimentary breakfast in the open and airy kitchen.
The Inn at Fontanel is located at 4133 Whites Creek Pike, Whites Creek, TN 37189.
Get away to blissful, Made in Tennessee seclusion, hailed by Harper's Bazaar as one of the Best B&Bs in the U.S. With a front porch and swing, 1,500 sq. ft. of country chic décor, a fully-stocked kitchen, King size bed with 1,000 thread count sheets, reading nook and more than 200 movies, Moonshine Hill is the ultimate oasis.
Moonshine Hill is located at 5456 Old State Hwy 96, Franklin, TN 37064.
Whitestone Country Inn
As soon as you arrive at Whitestone, with its 360 acres that's home to wildlife, horses and cattle located on the shores of the 39,000-acre Watts Bar Lake, decompress, breathe in some fresh air, and get ready for a peaceful retreat. Check into one of the 22 rooms with whirlpool tubs, comfortable beds and a country breakfast. Play horseshoes, take a walk, play shuffleboard or swing in the hammock.
Whitestone County Inn is located at 1200 Paint Rock Rd., Kingston, TN 37763.
Mountain Harbor Inn
Drink in the views of Douglas Lake resting against the Great Smoky Mountains each morning in this diamond-rated bed and breakfast. The Inn is situated so close to the lake, you can dock your boat (or boat rental) and simply walk back to the Inn. All suites include a romantic sunset cruise, candlelight dessert, and a homemade breakfast.
Mountain Harbor Inn on Douglas Lake is located at 1199 Highway 139, Dandridge, TN 37725.
James Lee House
Beautifully-decorated suites with grand architectural details can be found when you book a stay at The James Lee House, built in 1848. You'll feel the house exudes opulence with its mid-19th century details of marble mantels, shaped moldings and plaster ceiling medallions.
James Lee House is located at 690 Adams Ave., Memphis, TN 38105.
The Stratton House
Built in 1859, the Stratton House's original character has been preserved and now guests can thoroughly enjoy modernity coupled with the antique touches that flow through each room. Reserve The Grey Room and you get a walk-in closet, a free-standing clawfoot tub and separate shower and a king-sized bed with large windows overlooking the backyard. The Blue Room with its original hardwood floors and gas fireplace and The Yellow Room featuring fireplaces in both the bedroom and bathroom and cheery bed décor are also available.
The Stratton House is located at 198 Natchez St., Collierville, TN 38017.
The smell of barbecue, the first swig of a cold, artisan beer, and bright red tomatos are all part of the summer culinary experience Made in Tennessee.